On the early morning of April 27, 2023 Ethel M. Schwartz entered God' Kingdom. Ethel was born to the late Frank and Helen (Troemel) Delashmit in Waukesha, Wisconsin. She graduated high school in Rhinelander, Wisconsin. She then married Arden Schwartz on August 28, 1948 in Wausau, Wisconsin and he survives. They would have celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary this year.
She worked as a postal carrier for the U.S. Post Office for 23 years until her retirement.
Ethel enjoyed gardening, canning, baking, knitting and quilting. She was an avid hunter and enjoyed fishing. She enjoyed camping, many times in Canada. Her and Arden were also snowbirds where they traveled to Florida.
She is survived by her husband Arden; sons, Jerome (Kaye) Schwartz and Jonathan (Jill) Schwartz, twin daughters; Sally (Jaime) Barron, and Shirley Schwartz. Also survived by Grandchildren, Great-Grandchildren and Great-Great Grandchildren. Sister; Alice Nunley; Ethel is preceded in death by her parents, daughter; Judy Schwartz and brother William
A Celebration of Ethel's Life will be held at Helke Funeral Home, 302 Spruce St., Wausau Wisconsin on Wednesday May 10th, 2023 with service at 12:30 PM. Visitation will take place from 10:30 am until the time of service. Burial will take place in Restlawn Memorial Cemetery Wausau, Wisconsin.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Azura Memory Care and Interim Hospice Staff for the care given to their mother.
Helke Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.